December 7, 2017: Ignite Conference 2017 held in Amsterdam
The fifth edition of the IGNITE conference focuses on improving access to higher education, developing entrepreneurship, and promoting sustainable leadership amongst young people in conflict-affected regions. Speakers include refugees, entrepreneurs, education experts, and representatives from the private sector, government, and NGOs across Africa, the Middle East, and Europe.
IGNITE also invites social entrepreneurs from conflict-affected areas or states to apply for a €10,000 startup grant. Finalists will be offered the chance to attend IGNITE and pitch their business ideas.